At CEO (Boardroom Media) we track over 1,000,000 startups and over 5,000,000 people who hold key positions in these companies. We use this directory of startups to highlight top employees, founders and board members we think deserve more appreciation than they are currently getting.
This list showcases the top Tel Aviv based CEO’ operating in the Virtual Reality space. If you think a CEO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Advisor to CEO of Titanium Investments
Alex Kaplun is an Advisor to CEO at Titanium Investments. Alex has more than 15 years of experience in Israeli and International Hitech Industry serving in different management positions over the years. Alex brings a totally new vision of business relationships between Israel and Azerbaijan, based on state-of-the-art technological and business aspects. Alex has second degree in mathematics from Azerbaijani State University. In 2012 Alex established Skaya Technologies Ltd, which is consultancy and project management firm, specialising in technological projects in both Israeli and Azerbaijani markets. Prior to founding Skaya Technologies, Alex served as CEO of NGSoft Ltd, one of the biggest Israeli Software companies.
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About Titanium Investments: Titanium Investments is a venture capital firm specializing in startups.
Co-founder & CEO of Niio
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About Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design, Niio: Digital Art Distribution Network – Experience the worlds finest multi-format digital art (video to VR)
Co-Founder & CEO of Niio
Entrepreneur with a track record of inspiring people and delivering business success. Rob has spent over 15 years working internationally in both CEO and VP Biz Dev roles at the forefront of new and emerging digital technology sectors including B2B E-Commerce, Location Based Services, Flat Panel Display technology and Embedded Systems. He specializes in the development and execution of innovative, go-to-market, brand building and growth strategies for both start-up and established companies, with demonstrable success in raising finance, driving multi-million dollar revenues, growing profitability and establishing key strategic partnerships. Rob is a natural leader who loves to build highly motivated, people driven organisations.
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About Claydo, Niio: Digital Art Distribution Network – Experience the worlds finest multi-format digital art (video to VR)
Co-Founder and CEO of AppReal
Yariv Levski has more than 13 Years of experience in 3 major industries: Payment, Telecom and Television. Yariv has served in marketing and business development executive position in leading Israeli companies in those industries. Yariv works closely with Early Stage startups and investors. Yariv served in BoD of TVTak and currently serves as BoD of Appforma.
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About AppReal: AppReal is a development company created by world’s upper class specialists.
Founder & CEO of Spartans AI
Serial Entrepreneur, Product Leader, Ai & Augmented Reality Evangelist Leading Spartans, a tech venture located in Tel-Aviv, Israel that collaborates with leading companies worldwide to develop Artificial Intelligence & Augmented Reality problem-solving solutions. Leading Jenna AI, a tech startup tackling the Entry-Level candidate initial screening challenge by offering an elegant, ai-driven SaaS solution. From the age of 16, Lior was fascinated with the world of Entrepreneurship & Business. Started by founding his own small web hosting company. Drafted into the Israeli army in the age of 18 and served for 5 years, earning honours and nominations as a Lieutenant Commander and is now a Captain in reserve in a combat platoon in the Israeli Air-force. During his studies of Network Science & Business in the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya (Israel) managed several entrepreneurial programs for students including Business Consultancy for SMB’s & the Entrepreneurship Club of the institute. Moreover, during his studies, Lior co-founded Werto, a social events recommendation engine and later on founded Plans a cellphone plan recommendation engine.
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About Spartans AI: Creating innovative solutions and products utilizing VR, AR and Artificial Intelligence
CEO and Founder of Deep Optics
Seasoned R&D and tech leader with expertise in optics and imaging. co-founder and CEO of Deep Optics, developer of dynamic focal glasses and pixelated liquid crystal lenses. Previously led R&D teams of various sizes in the fields of animation (Techimage), Enterprise SW (Amdocs), Bioinformatics (Compugen) and Electro-Optics and imaging (Dblur, Trevo) Holds BA in computer sciences from Technion, Israel and MBA from Tel Aviv University
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About Deep Optics: Deep Optics is the inventor and pioneer of omnifocals, dynamic focal eyeglasses.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Virtuka
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About Virtuka: Virtuka is self-serve platform for creating personalized VR experiences with no code needed.
CEO & Co-Founder of One Hamsa
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About One Hamsa: One Hamsa is a XR (AR/MR/VR) game design and tech studio that came out of the great friendship and passion for gaming of its five founders.
Founder & CEO of JOIN Technologies
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About JOIN Technologies: Making 360 media interactive by adding an augmented live layer of user-generated communication
CEO of MoonRun
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About MoonRun: MoonRun is a new kind of addictive indoor aerobic device, Embedded with movement sensors to provide an immersive aerobic experience.
Founder and CEO of SDT Systems
We design and develop the most ultimate simulators, image generators, training devices and equipment based on cutting edge technologies. SDT Israel is working on the field of high fidelity visual systems and simulators development for civil and military simulation training needs for aviation, marine and land-based applications.
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About SDT Systems: Simulation Visualization Platform
Co-Founder & CEO of Local-Story
Anat Chachamov is the Co-Founder & CEO at Local-Story.
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About Local-Story: Local Story is a web and mobile application design platform to capture the story of the place where they belong.